> I talked with my friends on the custodial staff, the one I bring doughnuts
> are some of my wife's cookies too every once in awhile and they don't mind
> making the change. This was the first lesson I learned as an art teacher 15
> years ago...be kind to the custodians. They are as important in our jobs as
I couldn't agree more. And the secretaries! I see a lot of rudeness from
teachers in dealing with the support staff.
I have rude students, too. They won't pick up their messes from the floor
because "that's the janitor's job." Oh yeah!
One day I saw one of those students at the supermarket cleaning up a ketchup
bottle someone had dropped. I just passed by and asked "how do you like the
One of our secretaries that has been around for ages is retiring. I don't
know what we will do without her. She's the only one that knows what is
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